Inspirational Women Cross Channel By Paddleboard

Elizabeth Webb from Weybridge has completed an amazing feat of crossing the Channel by paddleboard. Inspired by the attempts of her grandmother, the all-women team hope that their actions will serve to inspire other women to attempt the extraordinary.
Five women – Elizabeth Webb, Anna Humphries, Rachel Allen, Emma Thurtle and Amy Warren managed to cross […]

Surrey To Heathrow Airport Rail Link Approved By Council

A new railway link between Heathrow Airport and Surrey has been backed by Spelthorne Borough Council, and they are in support of a light rail scheme. This comes after the Government approved Heathrow’s third runway last week.
Back in March, the Transport Secretary Chris Grayling invited private companies to submit ideas for a new rail […]

Leading US Audio Manufacturer QSC Chooses Weybridge

The American audio manufacturing company QSC has bolstered it’s presence within the UK, choosing Weybridge as the new location for their new office and training centre.
QSC are an American company that specialise in the manufacturing of audio products including power amplifiers, loudspeakers, digital mixers, digital signal processors, and the Q-SYS networked audio, video and control […]

Brooklands Museum Up For Prestigious Art Fund Award

The spectacular transformation of the iconic Brooklands Museum, next door to us here at Dakota, has seen it recieve a nomination for the prestigious Art Fund Museum of the Year Award 2018.
The nomination for this award is off the back of a stellar 2017, which saw several impressive projects unveiled for the first time. It […]

Plans Approved To Bring Back Weybridge Cinema

It’s exciting news for Weybridge as plans to bring back the cinema closed 50 years ago have been approved. The currently vacant Weybridge Hall will become a two-screen independent cinema showing all the latest and greatest flicks.
Planning application was approved by a planning committee to convert the old Weybridge Hall and restore it to it’s […]

Hammond Visits Weybridge Nursery To Present Millie’s Mark Award

The Monkey Puzzle Nursery in Weybridge recieved a visit from the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Phillip Hammond as he presented the nursery with the Millie’s Mark Award.
The Millie’s Mark Award is named after nine-month old Millie Thompson who tragically died after choking on her own food. The parents of Millie set this trust up in […]

2018 RIBA South East Awards To Be Held In Weybridge

RIBA have revealed the 14 schemes shortlisted for this year’s RIBA South East Awards, which is being held at Mercedez-Benz World in Weybridge on 17th May.
Eight of the 14 shortlisted projects are in Kent, with two in Surrey and four in Sussex. Guy Hollaway Architects have two of their projects shortlisted – Palamon Court and […]

Prince Charles Visits Heathrow To Celebrate Terminal Five Turning 10

Yesterday Prince Charles visited Heathrow Airport to celebrate the work of the security team and all the airport staff, but also to celebrate Terminal 5 turning 10. Heathrow has been operating as one of the best airports in the world for decades and us here at Dakota are lucky to be situated right by it, […]

Meet the Sponsors For This Year’s Toast of Surrey Business Awards

It’s great news for us here at Dakota that the Toast of Surrey Business Awards 2018 will be hosted in Weybridge! The event will take place at Mercedez-Benz World, just next to us, so let’s take a look at some of the sponsors of the awards and what awards are up for grabs.
The awards are […]

Brooklands ‘Classic Car Meet’ Kicks off the Local Event Calendar

Our ready to let office development Dakota is proud to be right in the middle of an active and exciting local area, which has an extensive social calendar that occupiers of our office space will be able to enjoy. That calendar kicked off recently at one our neighbours, the Brooklands Museum, who hosted their annual ‘New […]